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Almandine Garnet from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Almandine Garnet from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 72403
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Many dark red-brown dodecahedral almandine garnet crystals in gray schist. The almandine garnet crystals are scattered on all sides of the specimen. Kids call these specimens Chocolate Chip Cookie Rocks because of their resemblance to the cookies. Collected ca. 1992; locality closed to collecting in 2012.
Overall Size:12x7x4 cm
Crystals:2-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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